The first table below looks at the demand for the NHS Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NHS Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NHS Project Manager
Rank 133 102 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs requiring an NHS Project Manager 2 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% 0.62% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.67% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £289 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.90% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2910 2251 2813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.94% 93.36% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1074 1362
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 184 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £51.39 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
NHS Project Manager
England

NHS Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NHS Project Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

NHS Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NHS Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NHS Project Manager across the North West region.

NHS Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NHS Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NHS Project Manager across the North West region.

NHS Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

NHS Project Manager
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited NHS Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with NHS Project Manager in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) NHS
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Informatics
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE

NHS Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited NHS Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with NHS Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification